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Addressing Dearth of Medical Aid in Rural Areas

HERD Foundation is well aware of the urgent need for healthcare in rural districts outlying Nagpur, where the organization is based. Having conducted 30 odd medical aid camps all through summer and monsoons, we observed firsthand the huge challenges facing healthcare delivery in rural parts. 517 more words

Good Governance

Did you know?????


Did you know???

12%  of  South Africa’s GDP is contributed by agriculture? and  8,5 million people depend on agriculture for their employment and income? well this is correct according to the department of agriculture, forestry and fishery  and only a few number of farms in South Africa is owned by non-white people. 579 more words

Farm Workers

CTA co-hosts Sustainable Agriculture Session in the Private Sector Partnerships Forum in Apia, Samoa, 30-31 August 2014 (3rd International Conference on SIDS)

CTA, through the support of the Intra-ACP Agricultural Policy Programme, partnered with the UN Office of the High Representative for the Least Developed Countries, Landlocked Developing Countries and Small Island Developing States (UN-OHRLLS) in the organisation of a Private Sector Partnerships Forum in Apia, Samoa on 30-31st August 2014. 749 more words

Rural Development

McLeod: The scourge of sprawl

There’s a culture in our city. It’s replicated across the province, country and continent. It appears with every new subdivision and every new road. Each new development stretching out further away from the city centre poses an added threat to our rural communities. 566 more words

Local News

Rural Development and the Construction of New Markets - newly published book

Rural Development and the Construction of New Markets,  edited by Paul Hebinck, Sergio Schneider and Jan Douwe van der Ploeg, has just been published in the… 406 more words

Rural Development

Young, Black and Proud to be an aspiring farmer!!!

Welcome to my first official blog. :) :) Let me start off by thanking all of you that are viewing my page and that would be sharing this page with friends, families and colleagues. 464 more words

Farm Workers